Vice-President of Protective OperationsInternational Protection Group
Assistant Executive Director
Executive Protection Institute
New York, New York
John S. Negus, has been in Law Enforcement and as a Security Consultant for over 34 years. He is a retired member of the New York City Police Department after twenty years. He is currently the Vice President of Protective Operations, International Protection Group where he is working with all facets of Executive Protection Services. This position encompasses Personal Protection, Threat Assessment, Management, Security Transportation, Personnel Development and the various training areas surrounding these specialties. He is a New York State Private Investigator and Armed Security Guard.
He most recently worked for three and a half years at the New York State Attorney General’s Office as a Confidential Police Investigator in the Police Investigations Bureau, Regional Office. This unit also was tasked with the Personal Protective Security for the NYS Attorney General.
As an Intelligence Division Supervisor, provided Protective Security Services which included planning and implementing all protective and security details in and around New York City. He worked in conjunction with federal agencies for Heads of State, Governmental Officials, dignitary visits and as the High Threat Protective Supervisor. As detail supervisor, consistently tasked with protective security details throughout the year culminating with the United Nations General Assembly as the command post coordinator and On Scene Incident Supervisor.
Mr. Negus also provided instruction in surveillance detection, pre-attack indicator identification, counter surveillance, and threat vulnerability assessment to the members of the New York City Police Department, New York State Police, Emergency Reaction Teams and NYS Department of Corrections, Inspector General’s Apprehension Teams. Trained Intelligence Division, Protective Security Specialists as Surveillance Detection teams. Instructed Security Driver evasive/counter-terrorism driving techniques and procedures in the Personal Protective Security Course. He has expanded a network of world - wide contacts from law-enforcement, government, military and private sector security.
Mr. Negus is a graduate of the Executive Protection Institute and a member of the Nine Lives Associates. He is a member of the Academy of Security Educators and Trainers and serves as Sergeant At Arms for the Academy
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